Start-Up Barriers in Germany: A Review of the Empirical Literature

46 Pages Posted: 7 Jul 2008 Last revised: 12 Jul 2008

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Jorn H. Block

University of Trier - Faculty of Management; Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Institute of Management (ERIM)

Heiner Brockmann

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Heinz Klandt

EBS Universität für Wirtschaft und Recht - EBS Business School - Department of Governance & Economics

Karsten Kohn

Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau (KfW), KfW Development Bank; IZA Institute of Labor Economics

Date Written: July 5, 2008

Abstract

The paper summarizes what is known about start-up barriers in Germany. A particular emphasis is given to bureacracy, market failure and psychologocial factors.

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Keywords: Start-up Barriers, Germany, Entrepreneurship

JEL Classification: M13,H70

Suggested Citation

Block, Jorn Hendrich and Brockmann, Heiner and Klandt, Heinz and Kohn, Karsten, Start-Up Barriers in Germany: A Review of the Empirical Literature (July 5, 2008). Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=1155802 or http://dx.doi.org/10.2139/ssrn.1155802

Jorn Hendrich Block (Contact Author)

University of Trier - Faculty of Management ( email )

D-54296
Germany

Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Institute of Management (ERIM) ( email )

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3000 DR Rotterdam, Zuid-Holland 3062PA
Netherlands

Heiner Brockmann

affiliation not provided to SSRN

Heinz Klandt

EBS Universität für Wirtschaft und Recht - EBS Business School - Department of Governance & Economics ( email )

Gustav-Stresemann-Ring 3
65189 Wiesbaden, Hessen
Germany

Karsten Kohn

Kreditanstalt für Wiederaufbau (KfW), KfW Development Bank ( email )

Palmengartenstr. 5-9
Frankfurt, 60325
Germany

IZA Institute of Labor Economics ( email )

P.O. Box 7240
Bonn, D-53072
Germany

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